$300,000 and up
Awarded to faculty who have distinguished themselves as academic leaders, professorships provide the support necessary for these promising scholars to remain at the forefront of their field. Often used for program development and to supplement budget allocations, professorships encourage faculty to expand their activities and those of their students in the areas of teaching and research.
“I’m a Texan, and our state university is important to me.”
– Herman Suit, who with his wife, Joan, has endowed
a professorship for UT